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PK-8 & Ungraded
Public district
Monroeville, NJ
Students enrolled: 410
 

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235 Pine Tavern Road
Monroeville, NJ 08343

(856) 358-8163
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June 22, 2013
This school is only good for children who know how to stand up for themselves. If your child is a bully - they will be fine. A young girl I knew very personally was bullied and she was the one that got into trouble for trying to stand up for herself. Another note, if your child has a severe health issue or a learning disability this school is not the school for you. They are not at all willing to work anything out with parents or arrange something that will work for your child. Equal opportunity? Not at this school.

- submitted by a community member
March 24, 2011
Ms. Martini is an excellent teacher. She is very creative and patient and her students love her. My grandson never attended pre-school before entering the pre-k program and she made him feel right at home. He looks forward to going his 3 days a week and wishes he could go 5. I feel he'll be ready to advance to kindergarten now thanks to the wonderful teaching by Ms. Martini.

- submitted by a community member
February 04, 2011
Upper Pittsgrove School is a great school overall. I feel my children are in a safe and caring learning environment. The Music department is a big highlight, but I am not sure how I feel about the Computer or Art dept. The Child Study Team seems budget oriented, but not uncaring. As a parent with a little one at home, I do not feel welcome to participate in fun classroom activities, e.g. parties. The principal is caring and involved with the students. He is also very available to the parents. Other than a few mild complaints, I believe that my children are getting a good education and that the staff really care about the students.

- submitted by a parent
October 16, 2010
All of the former reviews are out of date this school has better technology, and teaching staff then many others, great programs, the state testings scores are higher then former, books are a bit older now but that might have something to do with funding, great school i enjoy/enjoyed learning here

- submitted by a community member
September 29, 2009
They should teach the kids to learn not to to pass a state mandated test. This probably holds true for most schools but I only know this school.

- submitted by a parent
no rating March 14, 2008
Parent of learning disabled (LD) child. School lacks its own child study team. County staff used, available in the school only 1.5 days p/w. No follow through by them. Teachers carry weight of helping LD children. There is a lack of support for teachers and lack of training in LDs. No set intervention programs for LDs other than speech & handwriting. Service providers for LDs (other than speech) are part time (2 days p/w). No behaviorist on staff, no student assistance counselor.

- submitted by a parent
February 28, 2008
Wonderful school; very hands-on and lots of teacher involvement. Terrific music program too.

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Upper Pittsgrove Elementary School
235 Pine Tavern Road, Monroeville, NJ  08343
(856) 358-8163
Last modified Upper Pittsgrove Elementary School is a Public school. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Upper Pittsgrove Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 13 reviews. Top